28 automakers will offer back-seat entertainment systems in 2005

According to Telematics Research Group, 28 major automakers will offer rear seat entertainment (mainly back-seat DVD players) in their new models in 2005. The survey conducted at the North American International Auto Show also shows 27 automakers offering GPS navigation systems.

Automakers offering high-tech solutions
Solution 2004 2005
Navigation Systems 23 27
Bluetooth Solutions 7 17
Rear Seat Entertainment 19 28
Monitored Telematics
(OnStar, Assist)
16 15
Source: ABI Research